By Carlos Ochoa/Staff writer/@CarlosOchoaLA
Track and Field
At the Southern California Championships at Antelope Valley from May 7-14, the women’s track and field team captured 22nd.
The 4-by-400 meter relay team, which included freshmen Sherrice Pelle and Seayanna Crawford and sophomores Malika Spencer and Shavone Nora, gained seventh place.
Pelle also took fifth in the 100-meter hurdles.
The Viking women and men will compete at the State Championship at San Diego Mesa College on Friday and Saturday, May 20 and 21.
In men’s swimming, LBCC totaled 18 Top 3 finishes as the Vikings took first place in 11 events during the South Coast Conference Championship on April 21-23 at Cerritos College.
LBCC won the 200-meter free relay, 400-meter freestyle relay and the 200- and 400-meter medley relays, helping the team qualify for the State Championship on May 5-7 at East Los Angeles College.
LBCC freshman Mark Denison was named South Coast Conference co-swimmer of the year.